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The location of Prairieview Cemetery









A visit to the Prairieview Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Prairieview Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Prairieview Cemetery (FAG ID #2322337)

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer based on a problem that we had while working on our own genealogy. We found an ancestor that we believed to have been buried in one cemetery was actually buried elsewhere. We discovered that his burial had been refused at the last moment and the family had scrambled to make new arrangements. By looking at nearby cemeteries, the surrounding communities and in newspapers of the period, we were finally able to locate his burial site. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

This page contains seven sections:

The Location of the Prairieview Cemetery ...

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the location of the Prairieview Cemetery

Lat:   40.4236°   (40° 25' 24")

Lon:   -97.9093°   (-97° 54' 33")

Prairieview Cemetery is located in Clay County.

The county seat for Clay County is located in Clay Center. Clay Center lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the Northwest of the Prairieview Cemetery [Map].

Establishment of the Prairieview Cemetery ...

The Prairieview Cemetery was established in 1881.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 16 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Prairieview Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in Clay County.

Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100447
 
Chapel Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100477
 
Clay Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100490
 
Edgar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2153870
 
Eller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2200335
 
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 
Fairfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100613
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Fillmore County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100630
 
Marshall Union Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2200336
 
Ong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101085
 
St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Fillmore County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2173392
 
Shickley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Fillmore County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101445
 
Stockholm Swedish Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Fillmore County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101524
 
Verona Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101586
 
Verona Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101585
 
Zion Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Fillmore County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101661

For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Prairieview Cemetery.

Angus   [Map]     Harvard   [Map]    
Bixby   [Map]     Nelson   [Map]    
Carleton   [Map]     Oak   [Map]    
Clay Center   [Map]     Ong   [Map]    
Davenport   [Map]     Saronville   [Map]    
Deweese   [Map]     Sedan   [Map]    
Edgar   [Map]     Shickley   [Map]    
Fairfield   [Map]     Strang   [Map]    
Geneva   [Map]     Sutton   [Map]    
Grafton   [Map]      

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Prairieview Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Clay County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Prairieview Cemetery.

Bruning   [Map]
 - Located in Thayer County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 
Carleton   [Map]
 - Located in Thayer County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 
Clay Center   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 
Davenport   [Map]
 - Located in Thayer County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 
Deweese   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 
Edgar   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 
Fairfield   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 
Geneva   [Map]
 - Located in Fillmore County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 
Grafton   [Map]
 - Located in Fillmore County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 
Harvard   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 
Lawrence   [Map]
 - Located in Nuckolls County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 
Nelson   [Map]
 - Located in Nuckolls County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 
Oak   [Map]
 - Located in Nuckolls County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 
Ong   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 
Ruskin   [Map]
 - Located in Nuckolls County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 
Shickley   [Map]
 - Located in Fillmore County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 
Stockham   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North (N) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 
Strang   [Map]
 - Located in Fillmore County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of the Prairieview Cemetery
 
Sutton   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of the Prairieview Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These helpful websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - you should note that they might link to other websites which do charge.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the Prairieview Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Nebraska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Clay County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Jewell County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Republic County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Smith County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Adams County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Fillmore County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hall County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hamilton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Howard County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Kearney County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Merrick County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Nuckolls County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Polk County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saline County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Seward County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Thayer County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Webster County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
York County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Nebraska:

Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Nebraska
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Nebraska
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Prairieview Cemetery (FAG ID #2322337)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Nebraska
 

Of Special Interest ...

The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.

Disaster Stories from Nebraska

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Prairieview Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Prairieview Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Prairieview Cemetery elsewhere. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we continue our research. We've created the following list to keep track of the sources we found useful in our research about the Prairieview Cemetery.

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2322337

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Prairieview Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.4236, Longitude: -97.9093     [Map].

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